Reflections on Motherhood

May 14, 2017

I’m sitting in my backyard listening to “Adagio for Strings” by Samuel Barber, getting inspired by the emotions this beautiful music brings out of me. I felt the same swelling of emotion the first time I held my son in my arms, and...

Beauty Advice for Moms

May 6, 2015

Being a single, working mom, most days feel like they aren’t long enough because of everything that needs to be done, so of course, way too often my needs are last on the to-do list. But, Mommies, I have come to realize that we must...

Celebrating Motherhood

May 5, 2015

Seven years ago today, I spent Mother’s Day with my mom. I took her to brunch after church and thanked her for all that she had done for me. At that time, I’d just met the man I would later marry and was still in the throes of my...